The Best Rock Albums of 2001

1. Low - Things We Lost in the Fire

Low - Things We Lost in the Fire
February 6, 2001
Critic Score
89
7 reviews

2. The Strokes - Is This It

The Strokes - Is This It
August 27, 2001
Critic Score
87
11 reviews

4. The Shins - Oh, Inverted World

The Shins - Oh, Inverted World
June 19, 2001
Critic Score
85
6 reviews

5. The Dismemberment Plan - Change

The Dismemberment Plan - Change
October 23, 2001
Critic Score
85
7 reviews

6. The American Analog Set - Know By Heart

The American Analog Set - Know By Heart
September 4, 2001
Critic Score
84
5 reviews

7. Spiritualized - Let It Come Down

Spiritualized - Let It Come Down
September 25, 2001
Critic Score
84
10 reviews

8. Hood - Cold House

Hood - Cold House
November 13, 2001
Critic Score
84
7 reviews

10. Bob Dylan - Love and Theft

Bob Dylan - Love and Theft
September 11, 2001
Critic Score
83
7 reviews

11. Mogwai - Rock Action

Mogwai - Rock Action
April 21, 2001
Critic Score
82
7 reviews

12. Aereogramme - A Story in White

Aereogramme - A Story in White
September 24, 2001
Critic Score
81
5 reviews

13. The Smashing Pumpkins - Rotten Apples

The Smashing Pumpkins - Rotten Apples
November 20, 2001
Critic Score
80
6 reviews

14. Jim O'Rourke - Insignificance

Jim O'Rourke - Insignificance
November 20, 2001
Critic Score
80
5 reviews

16. New Order - Get Ready

New Order - Get Ready
August 27, 2001
Critic Score
80
9 reviews

17. Ryan Adams - Gold

Ryan Adams - Gold
September 25, 2001
Critic Score
80
8 reviews

18. N.E.R.D. - In Search of...

N.E.R.D. - In Search of...
September 28, 2001
Critic Score
79
8 reviews

19. No Doubt - Rock Steady

No Doubt - Rock Steady
December 11, 2001
Critic Score
79
6 reviews

20. Sparklehorse - It's a Wonderful Life

Sparklehorse - It's a Wonderful Life
August 8, 2001
Critic Score
79
9 reviews

21. Kristin Hersh - Sunny Border Blue

Kristin Hersh - Sunny Border Blue
March 12, 2001
Critic Score
79
7 reviews

22. Mercury Rev - All Is Dream

Mercury Rev - All Is Dream
August 27, 2001
Critic Score
79
8 reviews

23. Pulp - We Love Life

Pulp - We Love Life
October 22, 2001
Critic Score
78
7 reviews

25. Muse - Origin of Symmetry

Muse - Origin of Symmetry
July 17, 2001
Critic Score
78
5 reviews
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